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2006 North Carolina Statewide CHAMP Survey Results

Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN)

Is the limitation in abilities because of ANY medical, behavioral, or other health condition?***

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 193 166 85.7 78.6-90.7 27 14.3 9.3-21.4
GENDER
Male 116 96 81.8 71.5-88.9 20 18.2 11.1-28.5
Female 77 70 92.0 83.3-96.4 7 8.0 3.6-16.7
RACE
White 121 111 88.8 79.3-94.3 10 11.2 5.7-20.7
African American 50 43 87.1 73.4-94.2 7 12.9 5.8-26.6
Other Minorities 22 12 59.5 32.1-82.0 10 40.5 18.0-67.9
HISPANIC
Yes 18 11 60.0 34.0-81.3 7 40.0 18.7-66.0
No 175 155 86.9 79.6-91.9 20 13.1 8.1-20.4
AGE GROUPS
Under 5 31 24 80.3 60.4-91.6 7 19.7 8.4-39.6
5 through 10 56 47 87.9 75.8-94.3 9 12.1 5.7-24.2
11 through 13 41 38 94.5 82.0-98.5 3 5.5 1.5-18.0
14 through 17 65 57 80.8 63.6-91.0 8 19.2 9.0-36.4
PARENT EDUCATION
Less H.S. 19 13 63.7 34.7-85.3 6 36.3 14.7-65.3
H.S. 49 40 77.6 59.5-89.1 9 22.4 10.9-40.5
Some College 55 49 90.9 78.5-96.5 6 9.1 3.5-21.5
College Graduate 70 64 92.4 83.4-96.7 6 7.6 3.3-16.6
SCHOOL
Public 136 118 85.8 76.8-91.7 18 14.2 8.3-23.2
Private/Home 20 19 95.0 71.4-99.3 1 5.0 0.7-28.6
GRADE
Not In School 37 29 80.3 62.2-91.0 8 19.7 9.0-37.8
K-5th 54 47 89.1 76.9-95.3 7 10.9 4.7-23.1
6th-8th 45 40 92.7 82.2-97.2 5 7.3 2.8-17.8
9th-12th* 48 43 79.2 57.0-91.6 5 20.8 8.4-43.0
HEALTH INSURANCE
State Health Plan 5 4 46.6 8.4-89.3 1 53.4 10.7-91.6
Private 80 72 88.0 76.6-94.3 8 12.0 5.7-23.4
Health Choice 6 5 95.3 68.8-99.5 1 4.7 0.5-31.2
Medicaid 72 61 84.9 72.9-92.2 11 15.1 7.8-27.1
Other 12 11 89.7 52.5-98.6 1 10.3 1.4-47.5
No health insurance 18 13 84.3 63.2-94.4 5 15.7 5.6-36.8
CHILDREN WITH SHCN**
Yes 145 141 96.9 91.0-99.0 4 3.1 1.0- 9.0
No 40 22 54.8 36.3-72.0 18 45.2 28.0-63.7

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*Includes those in college or other post high school education
**SHCN=Children with Special Health Care Needs

***Asked only for children who are limited or prevented in any way.

^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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